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Katy Stickland – Editor

With a journalism career spanning more than 20 years, Katy Stickland has worked for local newspapers, the BBC, regional Caribbean publications and Tobago News – the island’s only newspaper.

In 2010, Katy co-founded and ran the marine services company – Store Bay Marine Services – in Tobago with her husband John, providing technical services for visiting sailors ranging from marine electrics and electronics to inboard and outboard engine repair, GRP, canvas work and metal and woodwork.

They lived aboard their S&S 34 in Store Bay, before returning to the UK.

Katy previously wrote for the Yachting and Boating World website and Yachting Monthly magazine before joining the PBO team in 2023. She has also contributed to the Superyacht Services Guide and A Cruising Guide to Trinidad and Tobago.

Katy is also a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer.

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